Media Samples "Live" Music Clinic Big Band excerpt - Norfolk, Virginia
Quote: "Jacob, I dig your playing, big time... You're a hellava drummer!! ... Dig your big band drumming man, lots of fire." Mike Clark circa 2014 - (Herbie Hancock, Headhunters, Tony Bennet, Brand X, etc.)
"Jacob has a great sense of jazz, & chart reading. I was particularly impressed with the exciting playing displayed in concert with the big band video." Aldo Mazza - internationally recognized drummer, percussionist and recording artist. He is also a clinician and educator, and the founder of KoSA Music.____________________________________
Quote "Very nice. Nice hands, nice energy. Nice Independent Left hand lead.“ (above video) Kenwood Dennard (Sting, Dizzy Gillespie, Associate Professor of Percussion, Berklee College of Music)
Video "Play-Along" Blues Groove
Quote: "Hey Brother ..!!.. still remember the time you 'went out' like Elvin Jones at Crystal Mansion Studios."
Johnny Neel (Formerly with the Allman Brothers Band & vocalsWalt Disney Records CD releases Finding Nemo, Cars, and Ratatouille.) _____________________________________
Jazz/ Rock "Play-Along"
Audio Samples Below
Click to Listen audio Chick Corea (Steve Gadd) "The Leprechaun" Groove (MP3 file opens in new window)
Click to Listen audio (David Garibaldi)"Funk Groove" - (MP3 file opens in new window)